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louse flies

pupiparous, dorsoventrally flattened dipterous ectoparasites of the family Hippoboscidae.
See also: Hippobosca.
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Louse fly, Ceratophylus columbae and Haemoproteus columbae were significantly also higher in adults pigeon than in nestling (p<0.
In this study we collected ectoparasites included of feather lice (Lipeurus, Menopen gallinae), pigeon fleas (Ceratophyllus columbae) and Louse fly.
The outbreak occurred in the midst of a louse fly (Icosta americana, family Hippoboscidae) infestation.